A “plain woven or twilled coarse, open fabric” made of hemp, cotton yarn, or hair. It was used for hat shapes if sized; when not lined, it was used for under-lining and as a stiffener for clothes.
Bill of Goods from Rigdon, Smith & Co., 20 May
Invoice, D. O. Ketchum to Cahoon, Carter & Co., 18
Invoice, Keeler, McNeil & Co. to Rigdon, Smith &
Cowdery, 11 October 1836
Invoice, M. H. Birge to Rigdon, Smith & Cowdery, 17
JS’s Store Daybook A, January–July 1842